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ISS Vul Scan
From: "Gibson, Nathan J. (HSC)" <Nathan-Gibson () OUHSC EDU>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2007 12:26:28 -0500

Does Anyone know why ISS would be flagging this:

 

It is a Server 2k3 Machine. No NT Machines on the network. No apps
needing NetBIOS. We have disabled NetBIOS on the NIC and it still shows
up.

 

M Root Share: SMB NetBIOS entire drive available (CVE-1999-0520)

Vuln count = 3

NetBIOS allows full access to the entire hard drive. By sharing the
entire drive, any new additions to this drive are automatically made

available.

Remedy:

Restrict the share to specific directories or require stronger
authentication for access.

References:

 

 

V/R,

Nathan J. Gibson, CISSP

Information Technology, Information Security Services

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Rogers Building, Room 128

Office: (405) 271-2476

Fax: (405) 271-2181

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Cell: (405) 397 5134

http://it.ouhsc.edu/services/infosecurity
<http://it.ouhsc.edu/services/infosecurity> 

 

 

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